Kids and families of the Samuel L Tucker Elementary School is in need of gifts this holiday season and you can help. Since 2001, residents of Cameron Station have been making students at Samuel L Tucker Elementary School happy during the holiday season through its Adopt-a-Family Program. Continue reading
As the season for Christmas Trees and decorations begins, residents need to take precautions and avoid fire risks that’s associated with the festivities of the season. Continue reading
While some residents in and around Alexandria may prefer to cut their own Christmas Trees some residents prefer pre-cut Christmas Trees. In Alexandria, residents can obtain a pre-cut Christmas trees at these locations in and around the City:
- Greenstreet Gardens – 1721 W Braddock Rd Alexandria
- Farlington United Methodist Church Christmas Tree Sale – 3900 King Street Alexandria
- Almost Heavenly Christmas Trees – 2911 Cameron Mills Rd Alexandria. Trees are available at their North Ridge sale from Dec 6 – 8.
- Alexandria Police Youth Camp Christmas Sale – Amtrak Parking Lot 110 Callahan Dr Alexandria.
- West Potomac PTSA Christmas Tree Sale – Behind Sandburg Middle School 8428 Fort Hunt Rd Alexandria.
- Washington Farm United Methodist Church – 3921 Old Mill Rd Alexandria
- The Basilica School of Saint Mary Christmas Tree Sale – 400 Green Street Alexandria.
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The Alexandria Community Nutcracker is in its 11th year as it continues its tradition of performing ballet with a twist of tap, jazz, gymnastics, irish dance and hip hop. This year the Nutcracker will be partnering the West Potomac Dance Academy to perform the original version of the Nutcracker, a holiday classic. Continue reading
For the third consecutive year, museums across the City of Alexandria will be celebrating Museum Shop Sunday. This year’s event will take place on December 1 with participating museums in Alexandria having special giveaways and discounts for holiday shoppers. Continue reading
On November 29th the City of Alexandria will be hosting its very own Black Friday! Dubbed as Alexandria’s Alternative Black Friday, more than 40 independent boutiques in Old Town and Del Ray will be offering special deals on designer and coveted merchandise including home decor, chic fashions, gourmet food. classic toys and gifts for dogs. Boutiques will also be offering special discounts with some opening by 7 am.Continue reading
Join the City of Alexandria and Mayor Justin Wilson at Market Square 300 King Street on November 23 2019 as the holiday season kicks off with the tree lighting ceremony. Continue reading